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Bloomsbury Woodwind Ensemble
Into the Forest

Saturday 16 May 2020 – CANCELLED  – hope to perform at a later date.

Conductor: Shea Lolin

Venue: St James Church, Sussex Gardens, Paddington, London, W2 3UD

Time: 7.30 pm

Poets, artists, composers and story-tellers have long found the forest to be a source of intrigue. The Bloomsbury Woodwind Ensemble will perform a collection of scores invoking a strong sense of narrative. The programme will include

  • Richard Wagner Siegfried – Forest Murmurs
  • Antonín Dvořák From the Bohemian Forest – Silent Woods 7
  • Arnold Bax November Woods
  • Johann Strauss II Tales from the Vienna Woods
  • Felix Mendelssohn Farewell to the Forest
  • Samuel Barber Vanessa – Under the Willow Tree